Flower Manase

Flower Manase


  • Restitution, Provenance research, Reappraisal of the colonial past

  • Dar es Salaam (Tanzania)

Flower Manase is the Curator of History at the National Museum of Tanzania, a position she has held since 2009. Ms. Manase has worked in several projects related to German colonialism in East Africa. She was a co-curator of the Tanzanian chapter of the project Remix: Afrika in Translation organized by the University of Bayreuth. She also participated in making the catalogue for the exhibition German Colonialism: Fragments Past and Present of the Deutsches Historisches Museum in Berlin (DHM). Since 2017, she has been part of the Tanzanian team working on Maji Maji war booty collections at the Ethnologisches Museum in Berlin. She is currently the main curator of the permanent exhibition on the History of Tanzania that will be be exhibited at the National Museum of Tanzania in Dar es Salaam.

Contributions by Flower Manase